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Medical marijuana card

A medical marijuana card is a state issued identification card that enables a patient with a doctor’s recommendation to obtain, possess, or cultivate

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Medical cannabis refers to the parts of the herb cannabis used as a physician-recommended form of medicine or herbal therapy, or to synthetic forms of specif…

LA Times – Congress quietly ends federal government's ban on medical marijuana – LA Times
http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-medical-pot-20141216-story.html
"The federal government should never get in between patients and their medicine," said Rep Barbara Lee (D-Oakland). Do e-cigarettes lure teens into a world of vice that turns them into smokers of regular cigarettes. This is the big fear of anti-smoking activists, and new data from Hawaii suggest they may be right.

sacramento-medical-marijuanas-medical-worthSacramento Medical Marijuana’s Medical Worth
from ElCaminoWellnessCenter, ago in Health & Medicine
Sacramento medical marijuana has medical value according to medical researchers and medical practitioners. Cannabis has also this substance that helps lessen the pain in several medical conditions. For more information please visit us at http://www.ElCaminoWellnessCenter.com

2015 brings new Illinois laws covering speed limits, medical marijuana …
Northwest Herald, on Wed, 31 Dec 2014 12:03:45 -0800
Kids younger than 18 who suffer from seizures now can qualify for the state's medical marijuana pilot program with a parent's consent. Another law requires retailers to sell e-cigarettes either behind the counter, in an age-restricted area or a sealed

Guam Legalizes Medical Marijuana – Huffington Post
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Voters in Guam approved a ballot initiative Tuesday that would legalize marijuana for "debilitating medical conditions" such as epilepsy, HIV, cancer and glaucoma. The bill, which passed by more than 56 percent, makes …


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Marijuana: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News – Huffington Post

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Big News on Marijuana. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations
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FOX NEWS - John Stossel Explains the Stupidity of Marijuana ProhibitionFOX NEWS – John Stossel Explains the Stupidity of Marijuana Prohibition
This is an excellent video by John Stossel pointing out the obvious failure of the drug war.

THE NATIONAL MARIJUANA NEWS – Unbiased News/Talk Radio Program
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Amsterdam Cannabis Cup Shut Down. Re-Opens on Day 2 with New Rules and Still "Going Strong". The Latest Edition Of TNMNews is LIVE.–Featuring N.C.I.A.'s Taylor West and "Potrepreneur" Cheryl Shuman. Marijuana' Dominated Facebook During The Mid-Term Elections.

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from nipaalam, ago in Health & Medicine
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Colorado and Marijuana Legalization One Year Later: What Has Changed?
Huffington Post, on Tue, 30 Dec 2014 10:22:30 -0800
According to state data, marijuana possession charges in Colorado for 2014 are on track to fall below 2,500, down from nearly 30,000 in 2010. Data from the National Incident Based Reporting System reveals that arrests for marijuana possession were …

Washington DC's hopes for legal marijuana crushed by …
http://www.theguardian.com/travel
They wanted to make the District of Columbia an example to further encourage other states to introduce their own marijuana laws, and they were optimistic that Congress wouldn't intervene, pointing to a Republican caucus that's far from unified against pot. Those hopes were crushed late Tuesday when Congress reached a $1.1tn spending deal that bars the District from legalizing marijuana. The move by ….. Popular in us news; Popular across the guardian. 1 …

It’s Just a Plant: A Children’s Story about Marijuana
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News | High Times

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The definitive resource for all things marijuana, from cultivation and legalization
to entertainment and exposing the War on Drugs.


Nederwiet

Nederwiet is a common Dutch name for a "skunk" variation of marijuana bred in the Netherlands for its high potency with THC levels approaching 30% in

Fox News Admits Marijuana is Safe!Fox News Admits Marijuana is Safe!
Fox News Admits Marijuana is Safe! Smoke it, then tax it! Bill O’Reilly “There is now a move to legalize marijuana nationwide” Dr. Manny Alvarez from Foxnews…

Marijuana News – KXLY.com
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Man who filmed cop using chokehold arrested. National Marijuana News. Spokane County News. Spokane Valley News. Spokane County Sheriff.

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Colorado attorney general says making marijuana oil at home is illegal
The Denver Post, on Tue, 30 Dec 2014 17:13:49 -0800
By virtue of a single comma, the Colorado attorney general's office says making marijuana hash oil at home is still illegal under state law, despite other laws legalizing marijuana use, cultivation and possession. The opinion of the state's top lawyer

NOPD arrests man who shipped marijuana to neighbor's …
http://worldonweed.com/
A Lakeview resident received an unexpected package in the mail–one that contained over five pounds of marijuana. … Undo. Dad: Teen lit on fire in rural Miss. may have ID'd her killer; News: | -337266 seconds ago. Undo.

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Congress quietly ends federal government's ban on medical …

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-medical-pot-20141216-story.html
Dec 16, 2014 … the emergence of a new alliance in marijuana politics: Republicans … medical
marijuana laws, was previously rejected half a dozen times.


Cannabis laws in Ann Arbor, Michigan

town of Ann Arbor, Michigan has enacted some of the most lenient laws on marijuana possession in the United States. These include measures approved in

Washington State's new marijuana entrepreneursWashington State’s new marijuana entrepreneurs
A new crop of marijuana entrepreneurs are coming out of the shadows in Washington State, but those looking to cash in on legal weed are now caught in a canna…

New York Marijuana Laws for Possession, Growing, Selling …
http://www.criminaldefenselawyer.com/marijuana-laws-and-penalties/New-York.htm
Marijuana possession, sale, and manufacture are regulated by both state and federal law. In New York, marijuana is classified as a Schedule I substance, which means …

permanent-medical-marijuana-rules-adopted-10-2014Colorado MMIP | Permanent Medical Marijuana Rules, Adopted 10, 2014
from coloradommip, ago in Health & Medicine
Colorado MMIP | Permanent Medical Marijuana Rules, Adopted 10, 2014

In 2014, many states experimented with marijuana laws
Boston Globe, on Fri, 26 Dec 2014 06:02:40 -0800
Those purchases are part of a growing wave of marijuana legalization and decriminalization in the United States. Across the country, states have relaxed their drug laws and experimented with new policies that ease penalties for marijuana use or make it …

Medical marijuana for kids in Illinois in 2015 | WGN-TV
http://wgntv.com/
Starting New Years Day, kids in Illinois will be able to get medical marijuana legally. A law took effect this year allowing adults to use medical marijuana, but parents of children with severe seizures launched an effort to allow …

Medical Marijuana Law
Richard Boire, Kevin Feeney, published 2007, 240 pages

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Marihuana Tax Act of 1937

The Marijuana Tax Act of 1937, Pub. 238, 75th Congress, 50 Stat. 551 (Aug. 2, 1937) was a United States Act that placed a tax on the sale of cannabis

Mexican President Hints May Be Open To Change In Marijuana LawsMexican President Hints May Be Open To Change In Marijuana Laws
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said Mexico and the United States cannot pursue diverging policies on marijuana legalization, hinting he may be open to …

GrowLife to Support Game Changing New Federal Bill Allowing States to Set Marijuana Law
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/growlife-to-support-game-changing-new-federal-bill-allowing-states-to-set-marijuana-law-202965591.html
GrowLife, Inc (OTCQB: PHOT), a provider of highly effective indoor growing technologies and unique lifestyle brands, is pleased to announce its enthusiastic support for House Bill 1523, the "Respect State Marijuana Laws Act of 2013".

marijuana-legalization-the-legal-ins-and-outs-for-cannabis-business-clientsMarijuana legalization – The Legal Ins and Outs For Cannabis Business Clients
from rocketmatter, ago in Law
This presentation covers topics directly relevant to various statesmarijuana legalization process, including the Federal versus State conflict issues and State versus local law conflicts. It also provide the practical advice attorneys and their marijuana business clients need to know including the following topics: the general licensing process with various state agencies, local law implementation and litigation, medical versus recreational marijuana, trademark registration and protection

New law could affect criminal sentences in marijuana cases
SFGate, on Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:56:15 -0800
In a sharp reversal of federal drug policy, Congress has prohibited the Justice Department from interfering with laws in California and other states that allow the medical use of marijuana. … A day after President Obama signed the new law last week

Introduction to Criminal Justice: Practice and Process
Kenneth J. Peak, published 2014, 480 pages

Big Marijuana

If you think Big Tobacco was bad, wait till you get a whiff of Big …

http://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/sunday-commentary/20140911-if-you-think-big-tobacco-was-bad-wait-till-you-get-a-whiff-of-big-marijuana.ece
Sep 11, 2014 Indeed, Big Marijuana creates unique problems that neither the status quo (with
all its deficiencies), nor a grow-your-own approach to legal …


Cannabis in Oregon

legislative, legal, and cultural events surrounding use of cannabis (marijuana, hashish, THC, kief, etc.). Oregon was the first U.S. state to decriminalize

HOW TO HARVEST BIG MEDICAL MARIJUANA BUDS INDOORS, BY BROWN DIRT WARRIORHOW TO HARVEST BIG MEDICAL MARIJUANA BUDS INDOORS, BY BROWN DIRT WARRIOR
How to dry and cure huge medical marijuana buds. Drying, sweating, curing, and packaging.

Opinion – Be afraid of Big Marijuana – CNN.com
http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/10/opinion/frum-big-marijuana-cv/index.html
Be afraid of Big Marijuana. By David Frum, CNN Contributor. 17 AM EDT, Tue September 10, 2013. In August, the Obama administration retreated on marijuana policy. It's important to appreciate that "medical marijuana" is a laughable fiction.

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from SmartColorado, ago in Education

Appetite for edibles in Colorado big surprise of 2014
The Cannabist, on Mon, 29 Dec 2014 10:24:39 -0800
Dixie Elixirs & Edibles employees Jaymie Giordano, left, and Zak Mishaw carefully cut the marijuana-infused Colorado Bars produced at the Denver company. Each bar contains 100 milligrams of THC, the psychoactive chemical in marijuana, or 10 …

Disingenuous critiques of 'Big Marijuana' « Drug WarRant
http://www.drugwarrant.com/
Scientific knowledge has changed, political realities have changed, social awareness has changed, so any comparison between big tobacco then and “big marijuana” now is unfounded, plus… cannabis isn't tobacco. If we are …

Land and Power in Hawaii: The Democratic Years
George Cooper, Gavan Daws, published 1985, 518 pages

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Legality of cannabis

have established medicinal marijuana programs that contradict federal law—Colorado and Washington have repealed their laws prohibiting the recreational

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Hundreds line up for legal pot in Washington state Washington begins the sale of recreational marijuana Hundreds line up for legal pot in Washington state Wh…

As marijuana law changes, DOD officials in Washington state …
http://www.stripes.com/news/us/as-marijuana-law-changes-dod-officials-in-washington-state-stand-pat-1.292310
WASHINGTON — After legalizing recreational marijuana in 2012, Washington state on Monday began issuing licenses to sell it, with a first round of pot store openings …

marijuana-legalization-the-legal-ins-and-outs-for-cannabis-business-clientsMarijuana legalization – The Legal Ins and Outs For Cannabis Business Clients
from rocketmatter, ago in Law
This presentation covers topics directly relevant to various states’ marijuana legalization process, including the Federal versus State conflict issues and State versus local law conflicts. It also provide the practical advice attorneys and their marijuana business clients need to know including the following topics: the general licensing process with various state agencies, local law implementation and litigation, medical versus recreational marijuana, trademark registration and protection

Lawmakers urged to prioritize changes to marijuana law
Statesman Journal, on Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:10:32 -0800
The ballot measure voters approved this November tasked the OLCC with developing regulations for a recreational marijuana market that include how products must be packaged, taxed, tested for potency and pesticides, as well as setting rules for store …

Maryland marijuana punishment law changes Oct. 1 … – WBAL
http://www.wbaltv.com/
A new law takes effect this week in Maryland that changes the punishment for the possession of a small amount of marijuana.

Illinois Medical Marijuana Law: A Practical Guide for Everyone
Bradley Vallerius, published 2013, 132 pages

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Medical cannabis

Medical cannabis (or medical marijuana) refers to the use of cannabis and its constituent cannabinoids, such as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol

Five Things Medical Marijuana Won't Tell You | Medical MarijanaFive Things Medical Marijuana Won’t Tell You | Medical Marijana
Americans may be able to legally smoke marijuana for their health in nearly half the country, but that doesn’t mean they’re safe from the long arm of the fed…

Medical Marijuana Treatment Uses and How It Works
http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/features/medical-marijuana-uses
More states are passing laws that allow people to use medical marijuana. So what does it treat, and who can and should use it?

feb-20-2014-333-008finalmmjdispensaryrulesrevTemporary Rules for the Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program
from GTCsecurity, ago in Law
Oregon’s Temporary Rules for the Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program

Dayton Won't Rule Out Medical Marijuana Changes
CBS Local, on Mon, 29 Dec 2014 13:00:00 -0800
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It'll be six months before Minnesota's medical marijuana program goes live, but Gov. Mark Dayton says he's willing to consider pleas to expand the list of qualifying health conditions. In an interview Monday with The Associated

Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In All 50 States Thanks To …
http://www.ifyouonlynews.com/
While Congress was busy stripping away consumer protections and legalizing bank fraud, they managed to slip in a little provision which made many marijuana advocates rejoice. States that have legalized marijuana for …

Medical Marijuana Law
Richard Boire, Kevin Feeney, published 2007, 240 pages

Marijuana news


Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Initiative

The Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Initiative, appeared as the third question on the state’s 2012 ballot as an indirect initiated state statute. The

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For more episodes of Weediquette, click here: http://bit.ly/1iVLbL7 Medical marijuana is legal in 20 states and the District of Columbia, but there are still…

Medical cannabis – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medical_cannabis
Medical cannabis (or medical marijuana) refers to the use of cannabis and its constituent cannabinoids, such as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), as …

feb-20-2014-333-008finalmmjdispensaryrulesrevTemporary Rules for the Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program
from GTCsecurity, ago in Law
Oregon’s Temporary Rules for the Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program

Marijuana licensing went awry early on, records show
Boston Globe, on Sat, 27 Dec 2014 18:22:39 -0800
A contractor hired by the state health department to rank companies hoping to open medical marijuana dispensaries acknowledged in internal e-mails that it simply ran out of time to conduct thorough checks of some applications. Still, the health

Court Rules That THC Wax, Honey Oil Qualify as Medical …
http://www.laweekly.com/authors/gendy-alimurung/
For the first time, a California appeals court has ruled that concentrated cannabis qualifies as medical marijuana under the Compassionate Use Act. This doesn't really mark a change in policy, since Attorney General Lockyer …


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Marijuana: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News – Huffington Post

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/marijuana/
Big News on Marijuana. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations
about Marijuana.


Bobby Black (journalist)

entertainment scene. Bobby became senior editor of the quarterly Medical Marijuana News & Reviews in 2010. His involvement at High Times includes: writing feature

Government Crackdown on Marijuana in the Netherlands: Amsterdam's War on WeedGovernment Crackdown on Marijuana in the Netherlands: Amsterdam’s War on Weed
Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News The Netherlands — and in particular its capital, Amsterdam — has long been thought to have …

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Stumblers Who Follow marijuana-news. Content About marijuana-news. To discover a new page. Already a member. Regulate marijuana billboard grabs eyes near Mile.

marijuana-and-heart-disease-what-are-newsMarijuana and heart disease. What are news
from medexnews, ago in Health & Medicine
Marijuana-and-heart-disease Cannabis use can lead to severe cardiovascular problems and sudden death, not only in people at increased cardiovascular risk, but also in young people without any medical history or risk factors. Researchers case presented case with asystole and was found to have diffuse coronary vasospasm on coronary angiography in the hours after acute cannabis abuse. Acute anterior infarction with occlusion of both the right coronary artery (RCA) and the left anterior

Problems ahead for marijuana reform
The News Journal, on Fri, 26 Dec 2014 21:03:45 -0800
Any way you look at it, marijuana will be big in news in 2015. After all, 2014 was a good year for proponents of legalization with victories at the ballot box in several states and in Congress. The year was so good for marijuana that Delaware will

Kansas mulls joining marijuana lawsuit against Colorado …
http://www.kmbc.com/
Kansas hasn't decided whether to join a lawsuit filed by other states against Colorado over its legalization of marijuana even though the two states share a border.


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